Thu, 04/26/2018 - 15:57

Barcelona schoolchildren gather data on the city’s air quality

Sustainability. A total of eighteen schools have participated in the xAire project, collecting data on the air quality in the areas around their schools using sensors installed on the street.

Episodi de contaminació per PM10
Wed, 04/25/2018 - 11:40

Activation of pollution episode protocol for high levels of PM10

Contaminació. Temporary measures are in place to cut the high levels, such as more intense watering down of streets and the prohibition of municipal activity which generates dust.

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 19:33

A road map to combat climate change

Environment and sustainability. The Climate Plan is a cross-cutting programme to combat climate change from now until 2030, reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the city by 45%.

Avís contaminació per PM10
Mon, 04/23/2018 - 11:26

Activation of preventative warning stage for high levels of PM10

Pollution. Municipal services are taking preventative measures, such as more intense watering down of streets and avoiding the use of air blowers.

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:10

Greater control of pollution levels

Air quality. A new measuring station has been installed in Av. Meridiana and a new mobile unit added to gain more information on air quality in the city.

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 15:54

Making pollution visible among young people

Environment. 10 schools in Barcelona and some 300 students are participating in the Take Off project to find solutions to the effects of air pollution on health.

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 14:21

The first metropolitan commuter car parks come into service

These first two car parks, which make it easier for commuters to switch to public transport at Barcelona's access points, are located in Castelldefels and Sant Joan Despí.

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 13:21

Play needs more parks, more leisure, more nature and less pollution

Santa Eulàlia. Children from the city took part in the children’s proclamation, suggesting ways to improve Barcelona and speaking up for play as a right.

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 18:24

Pollution, a state problem

Air quality. The municipal governments of Barcelona and Madrid once again call for greater involvement from the Spanish state to improve air quality.